Mike Olt has a renewed belief and confidence with his vision problems behind him.
As the days get longer and spring evolves into summer, a shorter view of time is in the baseball mirror of Cub starter Jeff Samardzija.
Before the rainbow, there must be rain. And it’s raining right now on Chicago baseball.
Fifteen scouts were in attendance to watch Samardzija work Thursday, a sign a trade is perhaps on the way.
Kris Bryant, Albert Almora and Jorge Soler were among those sent down.
Cubs Park is a glimpse of the bigger dream for Theo Epstein and Co.
Former Cubs pitcher Ted Lilly will work under Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer.
Cubs president Theo Epstein won’t rush prospects to the majors just to whet the appetites of fans.
All we know is Rick Renteria is an optimist — which may be all the Cubs need.
After a disappointing 2013 season, 2014 looms large for Starlin Castro.
Wins often equate to power in sports, but that’s not all.
The young hitters give reason for hope, but quality young arms aren’t arriving anytime soon.
Ho, ho, ho! Baffoe Claus here. I’m way better than Ditka Claus because I don’t smell like cigars, I haven’t been compromised by endorsement commitments (yet), and children are genuinely happy when I show up to their homes bearing gifts (pizza is the greatest gift of all; wine for children, not so much).
Many believe/hope the Cubs compete for a playoff spot in 2015. With that actually being pretty unrealistic it’s the wrong time not to shop a soon to be 29 year old starting pitcher.
This should give hope to both the White Sox and Cubs.
When Theo Epstein first took control of the Cubs in late 2011, one of his main priorities was to improve the team’s lackluster farm system.
With Girardi’s unsurprising snub in mind, my concern is that by firing Dale Sveum a year before his contract ended, Theo Epstein & Co. have really stepped in it.
To his credit, Theo Epstein has never claimed to be the smartest guy in the room, let alone in baseball.
Former Indians manager Manny Acta reportedly interviewed for the Cubs managerial position Monday.
In order to last 29 years in the booth like Hawk has, you have to be doing something right.